Could Humanity Survive Catastrophe? AVOIDING APOCALYPSE Explores the Possibilities.
How will humanity survive in a world that is over-exploited, over-populated, and ravaged by human activity? How would society fare in a catastrophic event like the ones that decimated millions of species in the past? And how will Canada, in particular, be affected? AVOIDING APOCALYPSEoffers answers to these questions, and shows how humankind can survive the threatening dangers. This six-episode series estimates the risk, effects on humanity, and probability of worst-case scenarios; and reveals how science and technology will help society avoid – or at least learn to live with – the worst.